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johnnie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-13-05 08:25 AM
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4. Johnny Winter is one of my favorites
Great blues players:
Son House
Robert Johnson
Duane Allman
Blind Willie Johnson
Mississippi Fred McDowell
Lightnin' Hopkins
Keith Richards
Little Walter



I think that George Harrison is a very under-rated slide player. He had one of the coolest and most distinctive sounds. Strange thing about him is he started playing slide out of nowhere. I don't know when he found the time to work on it.
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  -Favorite Slide Guitarist DanCa  Oct-13-05 08:16 AM   #0 
  - Robert Johnson  Zuni   Oct-13-05 08:18 AM   #1 
  - dust my broom  StopTheMorans   Oct-13-05 08:20 AM   #3 
  - speaking of "dust my broom"  Zuni   Oct-13-05 08:29 AM   #6 
     - that's my favorite version  StopTheMorans   Oct-13-05 08:33 AM   # 
  - Robert Johnson was not the king.  William Bloode   Oct-13-05 08:34 AM   #10 
     - Johnson was viewed badly because of his character, not his playing  Zuni   Oct-13-05 08:40 AM   #16 
        - Actually he was saw a a terrible player.  William Bloode   Oct-13-05 08:45 AM   #20 
           - that is a myth  Zuni   Oct-13-05 09:21 AM   #21 
              - Not a myth.  William Bloode   Oct-13-05 09:43 AM   #29 
  - neither nor  StopTheMorans   Oct-13-05 08:19 AM   #2 
  - one really original standard tuning slide player  Zuni   Oct-13-05 08:33 AM   #8 
  - i like bloomfield, but i was never really that impressed with his slide  StopTheMorans   Oct-13-05 08:35 AM   #12 
     - I am not very fond of the "Shake" cover they did  Zuni   Oct-13-05 08:42 AM   #18 
  - I agree with thorogood he was on the radio when i typed the thread.  DanCa   Oct-13-05 08:34 AM   #9 
  - Johnny Winter is one of my favorites  johnnie   Oct-13-05 08:25 AM   #4 
  - I was going to say Johnnie Winter too. n/t  Bunny   Oct-13-05 08:38 AM   #13 
  - i love his slide on dirty old town  StopTheMorans   Oct-13-05 08:39 AM   #15 
  - David Gilmour  Bassic   Oct-13-05 08:27 AM   #5 
  - Son House.  William Bloode   Oct-13-05 08:29 AM   #7 
  - there was slide before Son House  Zuni   Oct-13-05 08:35 AM   #11 
     - Of course there was slide before Son House.  William Bloode   Oct-13-05 08:38 AM   #14 
  - The Rock and Roll Doctor  Richardo   Oct-13-05 08:41 AM   #17 
  - Preston Reed  nothingshocksmeanymore   Oct-13-05 08:45 AM   #19 
  - I'm thinkin' Duane Allman.  XNASA   Oct-13-05 09:23 AM   #22 
  - another Allman vote. Plus Lowell George and Elmore James.  peekaloo   Oct-13-05 10:13 AM   #31 
  - Yes! Duane all the way!!!!!  Angry Girl   Oct-13-05 12:48 PM   #33 
  - notice there are no women listed - there must be some....  tigereye   Oct-13-05 09:24 AM   #23 
  - that's because women can't play guitar  StopTheMorans   Oct-13-05 09:27 AM   #25 
  - Now THAT's flame bait if I've ever seen it!  Shine   Oct-13-05 09:38 AM   #27 
  - well, you have to consider the source!  tigereye   Oct-13-05 12:51 PM   #35 
  - oooh  tigereye   Oct-13-05 12:50 PM   #34 
  - Cindy Cashdollar  mulsh   Oct-13-05 12:42 PM   #32 
  - Duane Allman  MN ChimpH8R   Oct-13-05 09:25 AM   #24 
  - I always think of Elmore James first  kwassa   Oct-13-05 09:37 AM   #26 
  - Ry Cooder. n/t  Shine   Oct-13-05 09:39 AM   #28 
  - Bonnie Raitt  HeeBGBz   Oct-13-05 09:51 AM   #30 
  - Derek Trucks  bif   Oct-13-05 02:13 PM   #36 
  - Sonny Landreth, of course. Honorable mention for Rod Price...  chaska   Oct-13-05 02:19 PM   #37 
  - Jr.Brown  yorgatron   Oct-13-05 02:27 PM   #38 
  - Joseph Kekuku  BrotherBuzz   Oct-13-05 02:30 PM   #39 
  - Duane Alman  graywarrior   Oct-13-05 02:32 PM   #40 
 

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